Braid Machine Operator - 3rd shift
Company: Sumitomo Electric Group
Location: Turners Falls
Posted on: September 21, 2022
Judd Wire Inc., a Sumitomo Electric Group company, is looking
for 3rd shift Braid Machine Operator in our Turners Falls, MA
facility. Individuals will be responsible for a variety of duties
including: Performing required operations connected with measuring,
inspecting, testing and re-spooling wire and cable in preparation
for shipping or its next operation.
Starting pay: $19.17 + $2, 3rd shift differential
Job Duties and Responsibilities
1. Work from orders, special customer requirements, requisitions,
verbal instructions as to type of wire gauge and number of ends,
number of picks or crossovers per inch; footage required on order
and footage delivered from previous operations; meet schedules,
work in BPCS system.
2. Maintain desired number of ends; mount bobbins on braider
carriers leading to ends of braiding point.
3. Maintain good traverse during braiding operations; use
micrometer to check wire gauges. Separate different gauges for use,
return to stock. Follow SOP's; change take up reels before being
overfilled. Make minor adjustments to ensure smooth machine
operation, motor speeds, tension on carrier stems.
4. Perform minor maintenance including oiling of machines. Cut
loose ends of braid, separate bobbins, box for return to vendor and
keep guards and shield over pulley gears and chain. Know raw
material part and lot numbers as necessary.
5. Utilize computer system to determine raw materials inventory as
required to complete orders. May contact other departments
regarding raw materials.
6. Detect and report defective materials, improper compounding,
malfunctioning equipment, unusual conditions to supervision.
Observe all safety rules and regulations. Maintain equipment and
work areas in clean and orderly condition.
Perform other similar or related duties as assigned or instructed
High School diploma or GED and basic math skills required. Be a
team player, enjoy detailed work and willing to learn!
Position requires moderate physical effort consisting of frequent
moving average weights and continuous mental and visual attention
to repetitive work, requiring constant alertness or activity.
Working conditions may expose employee to noise, fumes, dust,
About Judd Wire, Inc.
Judd Wire, a Sumitomo Electric Group Company, is a high technology
wire company, specializing in the use of electron beam crosslinked
thermosets for wire insulation. By applying irradiation
crosslinking technology to insulating materials, Judd Wire meets
the needs of the wire and cable industry for economical,
high-performance products. Judd Wire manufactures electronic wire
and cable in over 100 styles recognized by Underwriters Laboratory,
Canadian Standards and/or Military Specifications.
Judd Wire's two U.S. based factories are part of the Sumitomo
Electric Industries, Ltd. (SEI), the largest manufacturer of wire
and cable in Japan that provides Judd Wire with access to their
extensive network of research and product development
Medical, Dental and Vision
* 401(k) with Employer Match
* Life, AD&D and Disability
* PTO and Holidays
* Employee Assistance Program
* 5 day work week, voluntary Overtime, Overtime after 8 hours/day
or more than 40 hours per week
To learn more about us, please visit
About Sumitomo Electric Group
Since the founding of Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. in 1897
with copper wire production, we have developed many new
technologies and products through innovative R&D activities
based on Sumitomo Electric manufacturing technologies for electric
wires and power cables. With more than 350 subsidiaries worldwide,
we continue to introduce a wide variety of products that fulfill
the expectations of society, in five business fields: Automotive,
Information & Communications, Electronics, Environment & Energy,
and Industrial Materials. We are a Fortune global 500 company.
To learn more about Sumitomo Electric Group, please visit
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